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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 22nd January, 1963. "Instantly on arrival at the Centennial Lake last night, firemen from the Palmerston North Fire Brigade were quickly under way with their demonstration. Above are seven of the eight hoses put into operation. At the back is a large crowd that watched despite the cold weather conditions".

Identification

Object type
Image
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection
Relation
2017-20
Date
January 22, 1963
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_017526
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Other

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Tags
centennial lagoon,
crowds,
demonstration,
fire brigade,
hoses,
manawatū evening standard,
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